Spring Training

  • Verlander and Zumaya Are In

    It appears that the rotation is set. Leyland hasn’t announced the 5th starter, but the common belief is that the job is Justin Verlander’s. Verlander...

  • Tigers cut nine

    Detroit trimmed its roster by nine players today, none of which were really surprises. On their way to minor league camp are: Wilfredo Ledezma Chad...

  • Off Day Tiger Round Up

    The Tigers still have 45 players in camp, so there are a couple of sizable cuts coming.  The next one will probably be before the...

  • St Patty’s Bracket Busting Tiger Round Up

    The Boys are Back in Town Detroit AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG Granderson, CF 3 1 1 1 1 0 1 .364...

  • Tigers First Cuts

    Okay, so maybe they weren’t quite the first cuts. Earlier in the week they sent catcher Chris Robinson to minor league camp, and optioned Kyle...

  • Wind Blown Tiger Updates

    Ten homers were hit in a 14-10 slugfest that saw the Detroit Tigers beat the Indians. Me thinks that the wind may have been a...

  • Dog Days of Spring Training

    After the initial excitement of pitchers and catchers reporting, and the surge of enthusiasm after the first few spring training games, baseball settles into 3...

  • Zum – Zum – Zum

    It was only yesterday that I was yearning for Justin Verlander or Joel Zumaya to have one of those WOW type outings wasn’t it? Well...

  • Tiger Spring Training Round-Up

    Bullpen Retiring the Side First there was Craig Dingman’s artery injury that will probably force him to retire. And then there was Troy Percival’s failed...

  • Brent Clevlen likes Lakeland

    Photo Credit: Roger DeWitt Brent Clevlen, last year’s Florida State League MVP with Lakeland, has picked up right where he left off last season. He...

  • Tiger Roundup

    The Tigers moved to 2-0 during grapefruit league action after outslugging Cincinnati 17-10. Danny Knobler reports that Justin Verlander was shaky at first, but managed...

  • Voice of the Turtle

    For, lo, the winter is past, The rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; The time of the singing of birds...